What is an Opioid? Understanding the Terminology Around Addiction, Recovery


By Mariana Veloso

Original Source: eveningsun.com

There are many challenges to navigating opioid addiction and recovery.

The emotional and financial burdens of addiction can take a toll on everyone involved, and understanding the terminology behind drugs or treatments can feel overwhelming.

What’s the difference between oxycodone and morphine? Is heroin used for medical purposes? Can someone who’s overdosing be revived with Suboxone?

All the information and options are daunting. But, one of the most important distinctions to make is that everyone’s recovery journey is different…click here to continue reading